US designates Russian mercenary force Wagner as a criminal organization | Conflict News

US designates Russian mercenary force Wagner as a criminal organization |  Conflict News

The United States has designated the Russian mercenary group Wagner as a “transnational criminal organization”, pressuring the private military which has recruited tens of thousands of Russian prisoners to fight in Ukraine. White House national security spokesman John Kirby said on Friday that Wagner, controlled by Yevgeny Prigozhin, a businessman close to Russian President Vladimir … Read more

Prince Harry’s memoir ‘Spare’ sells 3.2 million copies in first week

Prince Harry’s memoir ‘Spare’ sells 3.2 million copies in first week

NEW YORK (AP) – Prince Harry’s “spare room” sold over 3.2 million copies worldwide after just one week of release and will likely rank among the best-selling memoirs of all time. Penguin Random House announced on Thursday that Prince Harry’s memoir has sold 1.6 million copies in the United States alone. That’s a number comparable … Read more

Putin’s ally Medvedev warns NATO of nuclear war if Russia is defeated in Ukraine

Putin’s ally Medvedev warns NATO of nuclear war if Russia is defeated in Ukraine

Medvedev: Nuclear powers don’t lose major wars Nuclear war is possible if a nuclear power loses, he says Medvedev asks NATO to think about the risks Patriarch: wanting to destroy Russia would mean the end of the world MOSCOW, Jan 19 (Reuters) – Former Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, an ally of Kremlin leader Vladimir Putin, … Read more

The Pentagon seeks to change dynamics in the war in Ukraine, without Abrams tanks

The Pentagon seeks to change dynamics in the war in Ukraine, without Abrams tanks

WASHINGTON, Jan 18 (Reuters) – The United States aims to break the dynamics of bitter warfare and near-frozen front lines in Ukraine with newly announced military capabilities it hopes will give new impetus to the Kyiv battle against Russian forces, a senior Pentagon official said. said Wednesday. But Colin Kahl, the Pentagon’s top policy adviser, … Read more

Scholz holds Leopards’ key to Ukraine, but waits for Biden – POLITICO

Scholz holds Leopards’ key to Ukraine, but waits for Biden – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Expressed by artificial intelligence. BERLIN/DAVOS — International efforts to ship modern Ukrainian tanks may depend on Germany — but it’s waiting for the United States to act first, which isn’t happening. Ahead of a meeting of Western defense ministers on Friday at the US Ramstein Air Base in … Read more

Berlin imposes conditions on the United States on the export of German tanks to Ukraine – source

Berlin imposes conditions on the United States on the export of German tanks to Ukraine – source

German Leopard tanks are considered the best suited for Ukraine All eyes are on Germany as defense leaders meet on Friday U.S. to provide $125 million to Ukraine to support energy systems Minister among dead in helicopter crash in Ukraine KYIV/BERLIN, Jan 19 (Reuters) – Germany will send German-made tanks to Ukraine as long as … Read more

Russian Lavrov compares the West’s approach to Russia to Hitler’s ‘Final Solution’

Russian Lavrov compares the West’s approach to Russia to Hitler’s ‘Final Solution’

MOSCOW, Jan 18 (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov drew a sharp rebuke from the White House on Wednesday for saying the United States had assembled a coalition of European countries to resolve “the Russian question”. the same way Adolf Hitler did. sought a “final solution” to eradicate the Jews of Europe. “How dare … Read more

Ukrainian Interior Minister killed in helicopter crash near Kyiv

Ukrainian Interior Minister killed in helicopter crash near Kyiv

A helicopter crashed in the fog near the nursery and caused a fire One child in 14 confirmed dead The Minister of the Interior and two senior officials killed BROVARY, Ukraine, Jan 18 (Reuters) – Fourteen people, including Ukraine’s interior minister and a child, were killed on Wednesday when a helicopter crashed in fog near … Read more

Ukraine is about to receive modern western battle tanks, more patriots

Ukraine is about to receive modern western battle tanks, more patriots

The decision on the tanks will be taken by the new German Defense Minister Allies must step up military support for Ukraine – UK minister The Netherlands will send the Patriot missile defense system to Ukraine KYIV, Jan 18 (Reuters) – Ukraine is set to get approval for modern German-made battle tanks to take on … Read more

Ukraine pushes for tanks as recalcitrant Germany asks new minister to decide

Ukraine pushes for tanks as recalcitrant Germany asks new minister to decide

New German Defense Minister named Boris Pistorius A wary Berlin holding back tanks from other European allies Dnipro missile strike death toll rises to 44 DNIPRO, Ukraine/KYIV, Jan 17 (Reuters) – Ukraine moved closer on Tuesday in its bid to win a fleet of modern main battle tanks it hopes could turn the tide of … Read more